JX106

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JX106
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2011-01-17 17:40:43
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  1. What can a METAR determine?
    whether and airfield is VFR or IFR
  2. When is a METAR reported?
    between 55 and 59 min past hour
  3. What is prevailing visibility?
    greatest visibility over 50% of horizon
  4. When is RVR included?
    when prevailing vis is less than or equal to 1SM or RVR is less than or equal to 6000 ft
  5. Icing is coded with a ___ and turbulance is coded with a ___, the next digit is the ___, the next three digits are the ___, the last digit is the ___ of the layer.
    6;5; intensity; base of layer; thickness
  6. What is a TAF? what is it used for?
    an airport forcast for a specified period (usually 24 hours); to determin VFR or IFR flight plan requirements

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